how to pronounce pollution


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the above transcription of pollution is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

pollution is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of pollution in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… in noise and air pollution from the m25 …”

meaning of pollution

Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change.

pollution frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word pollution occurs in english on average 41.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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